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Jan

Want Dividends? Buy Treasury Bonds, Utilities or These Two Dogs of the Dow

Want Dividends? Buy Treasury Bonds, Utilities or These Two Dogs of the Dow An investment strategy during volatile times is to focus on dividends. TLT offers a dividend of 2.21%. XLU has a dividend of 2.99%. IBM and XOM have dividends of 5.08% and 4.94%, respectively. Investors seeking dividends should consider the 20 Plus Year Treasury Bond ETF TLT, the Utilities

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7
Jan

Square and PayPal Get Boost as Analysts Upgrade the Mobile-Payments Processors

Square and PayPal Get Boost as Analysts Upgrade the Mobile-Payments Processors Square shares are higher on a Bank of America upgrade to buy while PayPal stock has wavered after Sanford C. Bernstein lifted its rating to outperform. Two key payment processors’ shares were upgraded by Wall Street analysts, with Square SQ higher on the move by Bank of America and PayPal PYPL wavering

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7
Jan

Is Kohl’s Setting Up for a Breakout or a Breakdown?

Is Kohl’s Setting Up for a Breakout or a Breakdown? Kohl’s shakes off a downgrade but the charts are still mixed. Here’s what bears and bulls should watch for in the shares. Shares of Kohl’s KSS were jumping earlier Tuesday but have pared those gains down to just 0.2%. The fact that there’s any gain on the day is impressive, given that

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